"Whoever sows to please their flesh, from the flesh will reap destruction; whoever sows to please the Spirit, from the Spirit will reap eternal life. Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up." - Galatians 6: 8-9
They are reaching back and helping the community. Every summer, members of Baconton Missionary Baptist Church volunteer their time to assist with two of the church's outreach programs.
Many of us "people watchers" have an interest in what others are living, doing and, maybe most of all, going through in their lives. Many of us do that for good reason; we are facing issues ourselves, and we feel like "why is this happening to me?" or "What am I going to do?" or "I feel so lost and alone, and no one really cares."
The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines trust as "assured reliance on, ability, strength of someone."
As the summer vacation began in Long County, tragedy struck.
The Fourth of July is so much more than just cookouts, concerts, the beach and fireworks.
Psalm 90:17: "May the favor of the Lord our God rest on us; establish the work of our hands for us - yes, establish the work of our hands."
Members from the Elim Baptist Church recently joined more 900 kids at the Superwow Christian Youth Conference on Jekyll Island. During their stay, the teens saw illusionist Brock Gill, minister of music Aaron Keyes, youth minister Stewart Hall and Christian rappers Pkponeday (Promises Kept One Day).
We serve an excellent God, and He wants us to render excellent praise and service.
There seems to be a mistaken notion in our society that God hates fun.
When we were younger, most everything was good.
Instead of standing alone, they work together in building up the kingdom of God.
Two weeks ago, I wrote about how June could be called "the love month," relationships between men and women, marriage and "surviving the self-fulfillment ethic, part 1."
In Romans 8:28, Paul declares to us, "And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to His purpose."
It's concert time for the Liberty County Community Area Mass Choir.
In the New Testament, we read of the rich man and Lazarus (Luke 16). The rich man told of his pain, he knew Lazarus, he ...
In churches across the country last weekend, religious leaders blessed furry friends alongside people of faith.
Child sex trafficking is a gritty topic, but it's also a lucrative crime impacting more than 2 million children.
A monument of the Ten Commandments was removed from the Oklahoma Capitol grounds Monday night, after judges ruled that the statue violated state and federal ...
Americans' search for the divine is alive and well, although it looks different than it has in the past, according to Diana Butler Bass, a ...
"Awake to righteousness and do not sin, for some do not have the knowledge of God." - 1 Corinthians 15:34
Your religion could help you earn money for college, depending on which religious group you associate with.
In his speech to world leaders at the U.N. last week, Pope Francis made his boldest claim yet about the environment, detailing the earth ...
Through personal experience I have learned that, for the most part, you get what you pay for.
My son is coming to visit this weekend! We talk often, but we live almost four hours apart. When we visit him, or he visits ...
Being a minister of the Gospel of Christ, I have been present when people died.
Pope Francis counseled bishops during his recent tour of the United States to "not pick fights that would turn more people off than they would ...
Mariah Idrissi was skeptical at first about becoming a model for H&M’s latest ad campaign.
A rare 3,000-year-old seal from the times of King David and Solomon has been discovered by a 10-year-old Russian volunteer as a part of ...